What are facebook pokes? Or should I say “facebook poke”? The Facebook platform is one of the best social media platforms in the world. With over two billion active users week in week out this platform is arguably the best social media platform in the world. Personally, I think that this platform is the best in the world. So many persons keep on wondering as to the popularity of the platform. Well, I am going to be telling you today.
The platform is popular and it is being rated as one of the best in the world because of the services it renders to its users. There are features and tools on the platform that makes the platform very interesting. On the Facebook platform, you can do anything you want. The platform is more than just a social media platform. You don’t just chat and communicate with friends and family here. On this platform, there are other numerous things to be done. You can play games, shop, and stream and watch videos amongst other things. Now onto the topic of today, what is facebook pokes?
“Facebook pokes” is one of the many features on the platform. It is one of the old features still in use on the Facebook platform. The feature has been rolled out but it is still very much in play, but only if you know where to look. Now, do you know what this feature does? When you are poked on facebook is simply means someone is trying to get through to you. You can also say that the said person is trying to get your attention. The feature is similar to the Facebook wave feature. One is therefore safe to say that the feature means hello, hi, hey and any other form of saying hi.
Benefits of the Facebook Poke
The benefits of this Facebook feature is often overlooked that it is barely used in the Facebook platform these days. Sometimes instead of typing, you can just send a poke to a friend. It is a fun way of saying hi. And secondly you do not need to type anything. People who find typing to be boring and tiring will find this Facebook feature to be really cool and awesome.
How to Poke and See Your Poke List on the Facebook Platform
Since it is a Facebook feature you need to be a registered user of the platform. If you do not have a registered account with facebook you cannot poke someone on the platform and you cannot be poked by someone on the platform too. If you do not have an account with Facebook do well to create your own account today. To create a facebook account, go to www.facebook.com/signup and follow the on-screen instructions on the facebook sign up page to create your account. Once your account has been created you will now have unrestricted access to the facebook poke feature. To poke someone on facebook is easy. Follow the steps below to do this;
- Visit the friend’s profile that you want to poke.
- Click on the three doted icons under the cover photo.
- Click on poke on the drop-down menu.
That’s how you poke someone on the platform. But sometimes you will not always find this tab there since it is an old facebook feature. Now, what will you do if you find yourself in this situation? Go to www.facebook.com/poke on your device. You will be taken to your facebook poke page. On this page, you will see a list of all the persons that have poked you on the platform. From this page, you can also search for a friend you want to poke. Once you poke the person or friend the person will be notified of the poke. The same thing happens when you are poked on the platform.